Obituaries

Isabelle Elaine Ellis 2005 - 2008

Funeral services for Isabelle Elaine Ellis, 3, Eudora, were Wednesday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary’s Eudora Chapel. Burial followed in Eudora Cemetery.
Isabelle died Thursday, Dec. 11, 2008, at St. Louis Children’s Hospital of heart failure while waiting for a heart transplant.
She was born Feb. 4, 2005, in Topeka, the daughter of Christopher and Amanda Pio Ellis.
Isabelle was a ballerina and singer. She enjoyed playing with her sister and parents, picking flowers, and making things.
Survivors include her parents; a sister, Elorah; maternal grandparents, Steve and Karen Pio, both of Allen; and paternal grandparents, Ron Ellis and Barbara Milliken, both of Topeka.
The family greeted friends Tuesday at the Eudora chapel during a celebration of Isabelle’s life.
The family suggests memorials to the Isabelle Ellis Memorial Fund, sent in care of the mortuary, or consideration of becoming an organ donor.
Online condolences may be sent at warrenmcelwain.com, subject: Ellis.